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Stories with subject: 2012 United States Presidential Election
  • In Wisconsin, Sanders appeals to like-minded liberals story has photos
    Updated: Jul-01-15 10:02 pm

    MADISON, Wisconsin - Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders touted his progressive credentials before his largest crowd to date Wednesday night as he pushed his campaign into Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker's backyard.

  • Political opposition groups gain money for 2016 race 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 5:15 pm

    WASHINGTON - It was the perfect loop: The Republican opposition research group America Rising finds footage of Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley in agriculture-loving Iowa, seeming to put down the intelligence of farmers. That footage becomes part of a 30-second TV ad, by the super PAC American Crossroads, boosting the Republican candidate, Joni Ernst.

  • Obama health care law survives second Supreme Court fight story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jun-25-15 10:35 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court sent a clear message Thursday that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay, rejecting a major challenge that would have imperiled the landmark law and health insurance for millions of Americans.

  • Democratic Party chairman Johnson to run for Congress 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 5:30 pm

    LANSING, Michigan - State Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson will step down and run against Republican U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek in the 1st Congressional District, a competitive northern Michigan seat that Democrats hope to swing in their favor with increased Democratic turnout in the 2016 presidential election.